quote:Originally posted by Spiral:
He claimed his no free tv policy for the Hawks was to protect the season ticket holders, even though season ticket sales have dropped from over 15000 to under 5000 in the last 10-12 years. I hope his son isn't a chip off the old block.
I know that's what he said, but in reality all it did was create a generation of local kids that grew up supporting other teams. My son was killing me slowly by rooting for the Red Wings while growing up. Happily, the prodigal son has come home and now supports the Blackhawks whole heartedly.